Wednesday, October 11, 2006

Alison Strobel's Violette Between




Between Here and the PAST,
THERE LIES A PLACE...a place of longing for what has been rather than hoping for what could be!


ABOUT THE AUTHOR:Alison Strobel graduated with a degree in elementary education, and in the summer of 2000 she moved from Chicago to southern California where she taught elementary school for three years. It was in Orange County that she met her husband, Daniel Morrow, and the story developed for her first novel, Worlds Collide.
Violette Between is a poinant story of a true artist. When the love of Violette's life, Saul suddenly died, she died too. Then she meets Christian, who also is morning the loss of a loved one.As Violette and Christian begin to feel something that they both thought was impossible. Tragedy strikes again. Christian finds Violette on the floor of his waiting room, that she had been painting to look like a New York rooftop restaurant.As Christian holds a vigil at her bedside, begging her to come back to him, Violette is in a coma, traveling to a place where she meets her beloved Saul. And she finds that she may not want to come back!What would it be like to choose a place between the past and the present?Violette Between is a powerful character study of a woman finally relinquishing the past to move on, only to be thrust into the quandry of reliving that life and needing to make a choice.For Christians, this will definitely make you think about heaven and the consequences of eternal life."Delving into the underside of complicated relationships, Alison Strobel takes readers to unexpected places, but doesn't hesitate to deliver redemptiom when needed."---Melody Carlson, author of Finding Alice
Alison has been a commentor here at "On the Write Path". Be sure to click on the links to read more about her, her adventures as a new mom, and as an author. I wish you all the best, Alison.

3 comments:

  1. Sounds like a very intriguing story.

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  2. It does sound like a fascinating story! Now, dirty darn, I'm going to have to go find a copy of this tonight or I'm not going to be able to sleep. Who does she choose??

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  3. Alison Strobel Morrow10:26 PM

    Hey Erica! Thanks so much for your participation in the tour. :)

    -Alison
    blog.alisonstrobel.com

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